By Topic

State-based model checking of event-driven system requirements

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Atlee, J.M. ; Dept. of Comput. Sci., Waterloo Univ., Ont., Canada ; Gannon, J.

It is demonstrated how model checking can be used to verify safety properties for event-driven systems. SCR tabular requirements describe required system behavior in a format that is intuitive, easy to read, and scalable to large systems (e.g. the software requirements for the A-7 military aircraft). Model checking of temporal logics has been established as a sound technique for verifying properties of hardware systems. An automated technique for formalizing the semiformal SCR requirements and for transforming the resultant formal specification onto a finite structure that a model checker can analyze has been developed. This technique was effective in uncovering violations of system invariants in both an automobile cruise control system and a water-level monitoring system

Published in:

Software Engineering, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:19 ,  Issue: 1 )